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Old 07-03-2012, 12:31 PM   #1
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Default Fit at 75 years old

This woman has been my inspiration all this week since I read about her online. She's 75 years old and in fantastic shape. Per her bio, she and her sister laughed at themselves at how out-of-shape they were before her fit-journey began, and they vowed to change that (although her sister has since passed away).

She gets up early and runs 10 mi. every morning and goes to the gym four times a week, also. Amazing.

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Old 07-03-2012, 12:49 PM   #2
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This is amazing! Thanks for sharing!

Goals: 1. 5% of body weight lost (DONE 7/12!) - 2. Onderland (DONE 8/3!) - 3. 10% (DONE 8/17!) - 4. BMI 29.9 & 15% (185) - 5. Half way there! (180) - 6. 20% (174.9) -
7. 25% (164) - 8. GOAL! (160) - 9. Normal BMI (154.9) - 10. Ultimate Goal (150?)

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Old 07-03-2012, 01:57 PM   #3
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Wow, awesome!
Celebrate every small victory!

One for every 5 pounds lost:
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Old 07-03-2012, 04:51 PM   #4
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Such people always inspire - thanks for sharing

Anima sana in corpore sano
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Old 07-03-2012, 05:43 PM   #5
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Very motivating! It gave me energy to get up and move. Thanks
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Old 07-03-2012, 05:55 PM   #6
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That is so awesome. I scrolled straight to the pic at the bottom and assumed that she'd been lifting for decades now... then I read and nope, started at 71. Rock on.
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Old 07-03-2012, 07:16 PM   #7
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You have given this out of shape 61 yr old woman inspiration. Thanks
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Old 07-04-2012, 01:31 AM   #8
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She is amazing, and gorgeous!! I am inspired!
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Old 07-04-2012, 06:27 AM   #9
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There are women in her age group that I know that go to the gym regularly (my grandmother being one of them!) and I see how healthy they are vs other people their own age that it really does inspire me to stick with this for the rest of my life
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